Ari M. Heffron, MD - Physician and Surgeon, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon City, OR

Physician and Surgeon

Obstetrics and Gynecology

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Provider Bio

Ari Heffron, MD, is a board-certified OB/GYN physician and surgeon at Women's Healthcare Associates in Oregon City, Oregon.

About the Provider

Dr. Heffron enjoys forming relationships with patients and their families and is grateful to share in the range of emotions that occur during life’s most important milestones. He enjoys all aspects of pregnancy care, and is also interested in preconception counseling, contraception and minimally invasive surgery. He recently moved to the Portland area with his wife, young son and Labrador Retriever. He enjoys cooking, gardening and woodworking.

Certifications

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology, American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 2016

Education

  • Residency:

    OB/GYN, Detroit Medical Center / Wayne State University, 2012

  • Internship:

    OB/GYN, Detroit Medical Center / Wayne State University, 2009

  • Medical School:

    Doctor of Medicine, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, 2006

  • Undergraduate Degree:

    Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry, Boston College, 2002

Memberships

  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

  • Oregon Medical Association

Patient Survey Responses

  • Provider Ratings (89)
  • Patient Comments (11)

Advice given to you on ways to stay healthy?

4.74 out of 5

Amount of time spent with you?

4.84 out of 5

Explaining things in a way you could understand?

4.92 out of 5

Including you in decision-making about your treatment plan?

4.86 out of 5

Instructions regarding medication/follow-up care?

4.81 out of 5

Knowledge of healthcare received from other providers?

4.7 out of 5

Knowledge of important information about your medical history?

4.8 out of 5

Taking time to answer your questions?

4.83 out of 5

The thoroughness of the examination?

4.83 out of 5

Willingness to listen carefully to you?

4.83 out of 5
  • 08/26/2022

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Dr Heffron is top notch - hold on to him...

  • 08/18/2022

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    Dr. Heffron was very professional and thorough. He explained everything thoroughly and made me feel at ease in a stressful situation. Highly recommend him. A+

  • 08/09/2022

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    Dr Heffron was a very good explainer and super patient with me.

  • 08/05/2022

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    Just a real nice doctor!!

  • 07/29/2022

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    Dr. Heffron is the best dr. I have EVER seen- Wush had him for primary care

  • 04/26/2022

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Ari was awesome, if I could I'd invite him to lunch. :)

  • 04/05/2022

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Dr. Heffron is so kind, and he always listens to what I?m saying. He is a wonderful Doctor.

  • 03/03/2022

    Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with your provider?

    Dr. Ari was the best (as usual)! He thoroughly looked through my medical history prior to our appointment to make the best medical decision that my primary care provider wasn?t even aware of. He is seriously the best and I am so grateful to have found such an awesome provider like him.

  • 03/01/2022

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    He is amazing. Would recommend

  • 01/06/2022

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    Ari is awesome!

  • 12/02/2021

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    Dr. Heffron and his medical assistant were amazing!!! I was put at ease from the get go. They were down to earth and made light of my insecurities which helped me feel more comfortable. I felt bad that I was late and apologized to evoke. They treated me with dignity, and thorough detail and effort. I appreciated Dr. Heffron as he took time to review my medical history, answer all of my questions, was gentle and inquisitive during my exam and was candid and honest in his assessments. I want him as my provider from now on!

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